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Veins popping out on hands with a rash of a 62 years old female

veins popping out on hands with a rash that in inverted(sticking down not up) i saw an indention on my skin of right thumb, wrist, and half way up my arm. also veins look like thry are popping out. i am female 62 yrs old
Asked On : Mon, 1 Aug 2011
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Thanks for query,
This appearance of vein on hands may be due to age.
At this age veins lose their elasticity so while doing down movement blood flow goes down and you see feeling of veins.
As you Indention of right thumb,wrist skin,you should rule out thrombophlebitis.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Mon, 1 Aug 2011
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